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Charcoal Restaurant & Bar

#141 of 426 Restaurants in Hobart
Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
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156 Collins St, Hobart, Tasmania 7000, Australia
+61 3 6270 8600
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Sydney, Australia
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15 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Excellent service, quick and food very good. My wife said her steak was one of the best she has had (medium rare). Helpful advice from wait staff when looking at 'deserts' - recommended we share - right on. Would return.

Thank GrahamMorrison
Hobart Tasmania
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97 reviews
51 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 84 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016 via mobile

Had breakfast here a couple of times and the food was good. The restaurant is comfortable and pleasant and barista made coffee is included in the breakfast price. All good but there was a young woman working in the restaurant who did not seem to have a clue about her job duties. Indeed she verged on being rather rude when... More 

Thank kateshir
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16 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 September 2016 via mobile

Absolutely blown away - food was such a high standard and completely unexpected! The ambience isn't great, but there are renovations underway so expect this won't always be the case. Food was really a very high standard. I am glad we stumbled upon this place we will surely return during our stay at racv. Also, staff are amazing and helpful... More 

Thank Curtai311
Coffs Harbour, Australia
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30 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 August 2016

Lovely quiet place to relax ,enjoy a drink plus have a beautiful meal. The salmon was delicious ,everyone at our table were happy with their meals. Had a hot breakfast one morning ,plenty to eat plus no bother to cook eggs another way than in the warmers. Would return.

Thank Cheryl N
Brisbane, Australia
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11 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 August 2016

The restaurant is very modern looking, staff were very friendly and tried to be attentive although there was only staff member on at happy hour. We only visited for happy hour, but decided to have dinner as well as the menu looked great. The food was delicious and not to over priced. The next morning we also had the breakfast... More 

Thank mrs_ecky
Swansea, Australia
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11 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 August 2016

We were all tired but perked up when we got to the restaurant, seriously great menu, the food was well thought out, well presented, very tasty, the wine list was great and the staff knew their stuff. It's a pleasure to have loved a meal so much you want to shout about it. Breakfast was equally as well done, don't... More 

Thank Vivianne L
Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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40 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 August 2016 via mobile

Wow this Restaurant is a hidden gem. Dinner with my parents before Dad flies out for a business trip. The staff are attentive to any questions. The meals are amazing, we ordered an starter which arrived promptly plates cleared away without too much delay the main arrived. I didn't order dessert however my parents did I tried it this was... More 

Thank Jodi L
Hobart, Australia
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25 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 August 2016

Went to Charcoal for breakfast with a group of work people. There was our table of 8 people and one other table. One waitress and one chef present. Buffet breakfast - continental component ok. However the hot food - fried eggs like rubber and scramble eggs runny. Requested medium poach eggs, received soft poached eggs. Had to move and leave... More 

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Melbourne, Australia
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21 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 July 2016

My family had dinner at Charcoal and found the food and sevice great,steaks and pasta cooked to perfection great job.

Thank Peter c
Tasmania, Australia
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67 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 June 2016 via mobile

Despite being in an alternative location during refurbishment Charcoal continues to provide quality food with attentive and friendly service.

Thank Tastravellers2014

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$7 - US$24
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Full Bar, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 156 Collins St, Hobart, Tasmania 7000, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Tasmania  >  Greater Hobart  >  Hobart
  • Phone Number: +61 3 6270 8600
Charcoal - Hobart's newest restaurant is now under construction in the CBD!!..... and the word is its going to be good! It's modern, it's stylish, it's fresh and Charcoal will be the new place to be seen! Catch up with friends after work .... stay a while and enjoy a bite to eat - Savour the food, soak up the vibe at Charcoal. Charcoal - opening soon in Collins Street - opposite Country Road.

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